Found October 10, 2012 on
Kramerica Sports weekly player rankings are based on Yahoo Sports standard scoring settings.
Positional ranks are based on numerous factors, including opposing defense, historical data, player health, gut feelings, and other classified variables.
Play of the Week- Matt Ryan is the top rated quarterback for the second consecutive week. The Raiders have given up the 6th most fantasy points to opposing quarterbacks, and the Falcons are almost unbeatable at home.
Red Flag Alert- The Cardinals proved that Tom Brady and the Patriots can be beat with a tough front seven that puts consistent pressure on the quarterback. Seattle has that ability, and they play teams tough at home.
Upside Play - Andrew Luck is playing well beyond his years and is on the verge of becoming a viable fantasy option. Look for him to have a solid game against a depleted Jets defense.
Note: Rankings are based on Yahoo Sports standard scoring settings.
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Although the Atlanta Falcons and the Houston Texans have identical records, the Texans appear to be the better team and after watching both teams for a couple of weeks, I’ll stand by this even as Falcons fan.Once the San Francisco 49ers lost, everyone jumped on the Texans bandwagon. These bandwagon jumpers will probably be along for the ride until Houston loses to either the Packers...
The Atlanta Falcons improved their record to 5-0 with a 24-17 comeback win over the Washington Redskins on Sunday.
The game featured some big performances by Falcons players. Tony Gonzalez caught 13 passes for 123 yards and a touchdown and Julio Jones hauled in 10 passes for 94 yards and a touchdown.
The biggest performance, though, and the hero of the game goes to quarterback Matt...
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Oakland is coming off a bye and they can hopefully put together a solid performance to get this season going.
Carson Palmer against Matt Ryan is a mismatch on paper since one is running for the MVP whereas the other is just trying to maintain his job and get a few victories down the road.
Darren McFadden needs to run the ball...
Off to the best start in team history, the Atlanta Falcons have tried not to make too much of their early accomplishments.Based on the way the Oakland Raiders have played this season, the Falcons appear to have a good chance to continue that success.Looking to remain the NFC's lone undefeated team, the Falcons can help coach Mike Smith match the franchise mark for victories while...
It's always interesting to peek across enemy lines and see what your next opponent is saying about your team. Let's take a look around Raider Nation and see what they are saying leading up to this weekends game with the Falcons....
Silver and Black Pride:
This game against the Falcons is possibly the toughest matchup on the Raiders schedule this year.......Even...
An Oakland Raiders training camp full of optimism and the promise of ball-hawking defensive backs giving the ball back to the offense has given way to a drought. With the starting cornerbacks out due to injury and an anemic pass rush, the makeshift secondary of the Raiders has yet to intercept its first pass through four games. “I wouldn’t have believed it,” cornerback...
Off to the best start in team history, the Atlanta Falcons have tried not to make too much of their early accomplishments.
Based on the way the Oakland Raiders have played this season, the Falcons appear to have a good chance to continue that success.
Looking to remain the NFC's lone undefeated team, the Falcons can help coach Mike Smith match the franchise mark for victories...